Top 10 Best Beaufort Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 8,227 students in Beaufort, SC. Beaufort has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Beaufort, SC are Battery Creek High School, Riverview Charter School and Coosa Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Beaufort, SC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Beaufort have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of South Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).

Best Beaufort, SC Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Battery Creek High School
Magnet School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1 Blue Dolphin Drive
Beaufort, SC 29906
(843) 322-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 787 students
Rank: #22.
Riverview Charter School
Charter School
Math: 66% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
81 Savannah Highway
Beaufort, SC 29906
(843) 379-0133
Grades: K-8
| 646 students
Rank: #33.
Coosa Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
45 Middle Road
Beaufort, SC 29907
(843) 322-6100
Grades: PK-5
| 531 students
Rank: #44.
Beaufort High School
Magnet School
Math: 57% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
84 Sea Island Parkway
Beaufort, SC 29907
(843) 322-2000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,356 students
Rank: #55.
Bridges Preparatory School
Charter School
Math: 51% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1100 Boundary Street
Beaufort, SC 29901
(843) 982-7737
Grades: K-10
| 664 students
Rank: #66.
Mossy Oaks Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2510 Mossy Oaks Boulevard
Beaufort, SC 29902
(843) 322-2900
Grades: PK-5
| 410 students
Rank: #77.
Beaufort Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 42% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2501 Mossy Oaks Boulevard
Beaufort, SC 29902
(843) 322-5700
Grades: 6-8
| 492 students
Rank: #88.
Lady's Island Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
73 Chowan Creek Bluff
Beaufort, SC 29907
(843) 322-2240
Grades: PK-5
| 336 students
Rank: #99.
Beaufort Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 42% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1800 Prince Street
Beaufort, SC 29902
(843) 322-2600
Grades: PK-5
| 482 students
Rank: #1010.
Lowcountry Montessori School
Charter School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
749 Broad River Drive
Beaufort, SC 29906
(843) 322-0577
Grades: PK-12
| 351 students
Rank: #1111.
Lady's Island Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 34% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
30 Cougar Drive
Beaufort, SC 29907
(843) 322-3100
Grades: 6-8
| 550 students
Rank: #1212.
Joseph S. Shanklin Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
121 Morrall Drive
Beaufort, SC 29906
(843) 466-3400
Grades: PK-5
| 380 students
Rank: #1313.
Broad River Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
474 Broad River Road
Beaufort, SC 29906
(843) 322-8400
Grades: PK-5
| 480 students
Rank: #1414.
Robert Smalls International Academy
Magnet School
Math: 26% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
43 W. K. Alston Drive
Beaufort, SC 29906
(843) 322-2500
Grades: PK-8
| 708 students
Islands Academy
2900 Mink Point Boulevard
Beaufort, SC 29902
(843) 322-0733
Grades: 6-12
| 54 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Beaufort, South Carolina

Beaufort, South Carolina Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2 Albacore St.
Beaufort, SC 29906
(843) 846-9283
Grades: 3-8
| n/a students
345 Elliott Dr
Beaufort, SC 29906
(912) 408-3380
Grades: PK-2
| n/a students
221 E. Cardinal Lane
Beaufort, SC 29906
(912) 369-6691
Grades: PK-2
| n/a students
81 Savannah Hwy
Beaufort, SC 29906
(843) 322-2825
Grades: PK-5
| 379 students

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